Consultations & Evidence

SCRA regularly responds to Scottish Government and Scottish Parliament Consultations and Evidence. Responses going back to 2012 are available below.

Consultations

2017
Draft Police Act 1997 and Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007 Remedial Order Consultation PDF 0.44MB Download
Consultation on Pre-Recorded Evidence of Child and Other Vulnerable Witnesses PDF 0.17MB Download
Children (Equal Protection from Assault) (Scotland) PDF 0.15MB Download
Gender Balance on Public Boards PDF 0.15MB Download
Domestic Abuse (Scotland) PDF 0.16MB Download
2016
Strategic Police Priorities PDF 0.14MB Download
Modern Apprentice PDF 0.15MB Download
Minimum age of Criminal Responsibility PDF 0.16MB Download
Domestic Abuse Offence PDF 0.16MB Download
Commission and Diligence PDF 0.16MB Download
Code of Practice PDF 0.11MB Download
2015
GIRFEC Guidance response PDF 0.17MB Download
SCRA Climate Change duties response PDF 0.16MB Download
Equally Safe response PDF 0.20MB Download
Rehabilitation of Offenders Act response PDF 0.14MB Download
Safeguarder regulations response PDF 0.16MB Download
Police Act regulations response PDF 0.33MB Download
Foster carers guidance response PDF 0.29MB Download
CHS Business Plan response PDF 0.16MB Download
2014
Courts Reform Bill Evidence response PDF 0.05MB Download
Inquiry into the Procedures for Considering Legislation response PDF 0.17MB Download
Letter of Rights response PDF 0.19MB Download
Changes to the Social Work degree response PDF 0.04MB Download
Antisocial Behaviour Consultation response form PDF 0.02MB Download
2013
Children’s Legal Assistance response PDF 0.04MB Download
Letter of Rights response PDF 0.04MB Download
Child Protection Guidance Refresh response PDF 0.05MB Download
Court Reform Bill response PDF 0.05MB Download
Children and Young People (Scotland) Bill PDF 0.05MB Download
Tribunal (Scotland) Bill PDF 0.05MB Download
Criminal Justice Bill response PDF 0.04MB Download
Rehabilitation of Offenders response PDF 0.04MB Download
Children’s Hearings Scotland consultation response PDF 0.04MB Download
2012
Civil Justice Council response PDF 0.03MB Download
Children’s Hearings (Scotland) Act – 2011 Procedural Rules PDF 0.04MB Download
Children’s Hearings (Scotland) Act 2011 – Various pieces of secondary legislation PDF 0.04MB Download
Children’s Hearings (Scotland) Act Child Protection Emergency Measures Regulations 2012 PDF 0.03MB Download
The Police Act Criminal Record Certificate Order 2012 PDF 0.03MB Download
Children’s Hearings (Scotland) Act 2011 Movement Restriction Conditions Regulations 2012 PDF 0.04MB Download
Secure Accommodation Response PDF 0.05MB Download
Improving Advocacy for Children and Young People PDF 0.04MB Download
Section 190 Regulations Response PDF 0.03MB Download
Safeguarders Section 34 Regulations Response PDF 0.04MB Download
Vulnerable witness regulations response PDF 0.03MB Download
National Standards for Scotland’s children’s panel PDF 0.04MB Download
Secure Accommodation regulations response PDF 0.04MB Download
Public records response form PDF 0.05MB Download
Proposals for a new tribunal system for Scotland PDF 0.06MB Download
A Scotland-wide Data Linkage framework for statistics and research PDF 0.04MB Download
Draft Code of Practice in relation to Children’s Legal Assistance cases PDF 0.06MB Download
Making Justice Work for Victims and Witnesses response PDF 0.05MB Download
Integration of Adult Health and Social Care Services in Scotland response PDF 0.05MB Download
Getting Our Priorities Right response PDF 0.04MB Download
Children and Young People Bill response PDF 0.05MB Download
Proposals for a Court Structure for the Future response PDF 0.04MB Download
Civil Justice Council response PDF 0.03MB Download

Evidence

2015
Apologies Bill response PDF 0.04MB Download
2014
Inquiry into decision making on whether to take children in to care – update PDF 0.16MB Download
2013
Victims and Witnesses Bill response PDF 0.05MB Download
2012
Inquiry into decision making on whether children should be taken into care Appendix PDF 0.14MB Download
Inquiry into decision making on whether children should be taken into care PDF 0.05MB Download
Civil Justice Council response PDF 0.03MB Download